DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-1770.ijrcog20150134

Transcervical Foley’s catheter: a promising option for induction of labour

Divya Pandey, Sudha Salhan

Abstract


We hereby report the results of a small randomized prospective study where we compared the efficiency and efficacy of transcervical extra-amniotic Foley catheter placement to intravaginal dinoprostone gel as a method of induction of labour.


Keywords


Foley’s catheter, Intravaginal dinoprostone gel

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